Monthly Archives: February 2015

My look of the day: From Edinburgh to Milan

Tweed, cashmere, lambswool and leather for winter… [Sunglasses>Gianfranco Ferre / Hat>Stetson / Scarf>Cashmire / Leather-jacket>Del Hierro / Bag & belt & boots>Paciotti / Two-tone gloves> Costume National / Wool & cashmere sweater> Dutti / EDT> Yatagan, Caron]

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The look of the day / Le look du jour: Back to Black

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Certain aspects of Seljuk Architecture

Interlocking stonework detail Ala’ al-Din Kay-Qubadh Kullyesi, Source: Aga Khan Visual Archive Hundreds and hundreds of pages could be written about Seljuk Architecture. This is just a short impression, regarding certain aspects of architecture, regarding mostly the construction of religious structures, … Continue reading

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The look of the day / Le look du jour: Mercedes Benz Eyewear

Finally another “toy” from Mercedes-Benz that could match the elegance and the beauty of my car! I happen to like the Stars… My latest choice: a pair of glasses, light and elegant, designed by Mercedes Benz Style, matching the standards … Continue reading

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The look of the day / Le look du jour: Blue and cognac

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FW_(MEN)_2015/16_TREND(S): BALMAIN

Olivier Rousteing, the creative director chez Balmain was inspired by stylish young men who mix different looks from the past and street sub-cultures. He refers to them as the “new aristocrats”… Leather, silk, velvet and cashmere are used for classical … Continue reading

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Christian Lacroix pour Le Louvre

« Il est des invitations qui ne se refusent pas, surtout lorsqu’elles semblent avoir pris le chemin de ces hasards qui n’en sont pas. C’est en effet Cour Visconti, à l’École du Louvre, que j’ai appris le peu que je sais … Continue reading

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The look of the day / Le look du jour: London calling!

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Growing a beard… Again!

Growing a beard requires a commitment. Do it with style, then! The “new” old sport I’ve been practicing from the high-school days… occasionally only trimming my ‘moustache’. This “sport” requires the adequate “equipment” like the comb and the oil(s)… and … Continue reading

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FW_(MEN)_2015/16_TREND(S): BLUE

Cobalt, navy, Prussian, Parisian, Ultramarine… Blue coats, suits, cobalt jackets, dark blue coats lined with fur, elegant suits or oversized sweaters… “Tutto blu” or matched with brown or grey… To my great(est) pleasure – blue will remain “in” for the … Continue reading

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